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A Life Well Lived: 'Enthusiastic participation' was a way of life for Isaac Nidiffer

A Life Well Lived: 'Enthusiastic participation' was a way of life for Isaac Nidiffer

December 3rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

A wiry, energetic teacher, he was constantly moving around the room as he taught and woe to those who did not carefully watch his every move! You could soon be, as he often said, 'In a mell of a hess!'

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Dogs rescued as blaze guts Scott County animal shelter

Dogs rescued as blaze guts Scott County animal shelter

December 3rd, 2014 2:17 pm by Marci Gore

The 13 dogs that were being housed at the shelter have been relocated to two local vets' offices. But, if the shelter should take in any new dogs, there is nowhere to put them, as the building is a total loss.

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Community outreach for people in need planned for Saturday

Community outreach for people in need planned for Saturday

December 3rd, 2014 2:11 pm by Staff Report

All items being given away are new and include children and adult clothing, shoes, blankets, children's books, toys and many other items.

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Southwest Virginia schools win big in Celebrate My Drive campaign

Southwest Virginia schools win big in Celebrate My Drive campaign

December 3rd, 2014 10:19 am by Marci Gore

During a school-wide assembly Tuesday morning, Gate City High School students and staff learned their school was the recipient of one of the 90 $25,000 grants for its participation in State Farm's Celebrate My Drive.

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Celebrate My Win: Southwest Virginia schools win big in safe driving campaign

Celebrate My Win: Southwest Virginia schools win big in safe driving campaign

December 2nd, 2014 7:30 pm by Marci Gore

GATE CITY — Thanks to the $175,000 coming to four area high schools from the Celebrate My Drive campaign, the students, teachers and staff at these schools may feel like Christmas came a few weeks early.

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Scrapbook Showcase: A Visit to Hawaii

December 2nd, 2014 4:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a recent family gathering in beautiful Hawaii. It was submitted by Kingsport native Elizabeth Carroll Tritapoe.

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Saint Dominic's School visits Preston Place Suites

December 1st, 2014 1:47 pm by Katy Chapman & Gwen Fannon

The children of Saint Dominic's School visited the residents of Preston Place suites and performed their Thanksgiving special.

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64 years of a Lions' Big Heart

64 years of a Lions' Big Heart

December 1st, 2014 1:07 pm by Staff Report

NORTON — More than six decades along, the community service motto beats on, strong as ever, for the Norton Lions Club's special Christmas project that has become as much a holiday tradition in these parts as any.

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MECCA ensembles 'sing for joy'

MECCA ensembles 'sing for joy'

December 1st, 2014 1:00 pm by Staff Report

Each of the ensembles will appear several times locally during the holidays. Both ETCC and HYE have also been invited to sing again this Christmas during Candlelight Evenings at Biltmore Estate.

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Beds4Kids provides children with sweeter dreams ~ one bed at a time

Beds4Kids provides children with sweeter dreams ~ one bed at a time

November 30th, 2014 9:30 pm by Amanda J. Vicars

Young philanthropist Lauren Glass was inspired by a movie scene to create a charitable organization that would give beds to local children in need of a proper place to rest their heads at night.

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